- 1979 M.A., University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
- 1977 B.A., Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
- 2002 – Present Lecturer of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
- SES Minor in Coaching
- SES 461 Administration and Law
- SES 335 Sports Pedagogy
- SES 233 Advanced First Aid and CPR
In addition to her academic teaching responsibilities, Jani is a Class A member of the Ladies Professional Golf Association. In recent years, she has assisted in coaching responsibilities with the Greeley Central Girls Golf team, and spends summers teaching private golf lessons at one of Greeley’s local golf courses.